United Natural Foods CEO Steven Spinner's 2018 pay falls 63% to $5.1M

United Natural Foods reports 2018 executive compensation

Published: November 8, 2018

United Natural Foods reported fiscal year 2018 executive compensation information on November 8, 2018.

In 2018, six executives at United Natural Foods received on average a compensation package of $2.1M, a 55% decrease compared to previous year.

Average pay of disclosed executives at United Natural Foods

Steven L. Spinner, Chief Executive Officer, received $5.1M in total, which decreased by 63% compared to 2017. 58.59% of Spinner's compensation, or $3M, was in stock awards. Spinner also received $49K of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $1M in non-equity incentive plan, $942.4K in salary, as well as $114.9K in other compensation.

Sean F. Griffin, Chief Operating Officer, received a compensation package of $2.1M, which decreased by 49% compared to previous year. 52.55% of the compensation package, or $1.1M, was in stock awards.

Michael P. Zechmeister, Chief Financial Officer, earned $1.8M in 2018, a 56% decrease compared to previous year.

Joseph J. Traficanti, SVP, Corporate Legal Affairs, received $1.3M in 2018, which decreases by 8% compared to 2017.

Paul S. Green, President, Pacific Region, earned $1.2M in 2018, a 47% decrease compared to previous year.

Eric A. Dorne, Chief Administrative and Information Officer, received $1.1M in 2018, which decreases by 49% compared to 2017.

United Natural Foods' fiscal year ends on July 30.